Come All You Bold Fellows That Follow the Plow
DESCRIPTION: "Come all you bold fellows that follow the plough, Either hedging or ditching or milking the cow, The time has arrived and the Union flag waves." The singer calls the workers together; they will march and bless "our hero, the brave Joseph Arch"
AUTHOR: "Mr. Reader" (source: Palmer)
EARLIEST DATE: 1972 (Palmer-Painful)
KEYWORDS: farming work labor-movement
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Palmer-Painful, #18, "Come all you bold fellows that follow the plough" (1 text, 1 tune)
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